Press Assistant

Company: Florida Department of Children and Families


Contact Person: Laura Walthall

Application Deadline: November 16, 2021


Serves as Press Assistant for the Office of Communications. Must have a professional demeanor and be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment. Excellent computer and customer service skills required. Duties include, but are not limited to:

Assist with correspondence intake and routing to ensure constituent issues are responded to in a timely and professional manner
Serve as back up for main phone line for the Office of the Secretary when office Staff Assistant is on breaks or out of the office
Conduct research for various projects
Answer and intake media-related calls to the DCF Press Line and input to media inquiry tracking system
Monitor and re-route correspondence received within the Department’s Press Office inbox
Manage the office’s master calendar of events, campaigns, and internal deadlines
Compile various materials needed for the Secretary & other leadership for meetings


Required education: 2 years college or 2 years job experience in a communications or customer service related field.

How to Apply

Job Originally Posted on: Friday, November 12, 2021